Top 5 Most Important Parent Notices for the Beginning of the School Year


This blog was updated on July 25th, 2023.

There is a lot to organize at the beginning of the school year, especially with the additional chaos of keeping up with updates regarding the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).  

Here is a list of the most important forms to have updated in line with ESSA requirements and available in a language that families can understand:

  1. Home Language Survey
  2. Immunization Notices
  3. Registration Form(s)
  4. English Learner Programs Placement
  5. Annual Parent Notice: Right to Request Teacher Qualifications

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Dr. David Holbrook

About The Author

Dr. David Holbrook is a nationally recognized leader in federal programs administration and monitoring with expertise in Title I, Title III, Native American Education, and Federal Programs. Dr. Holbrook has also worked as a consultant with Title III of the US Department of Education and now serves as Executive Director, Federal Compliance and State Relationships with TransAct.